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SEPT 2015

NEW ZEALAND PASSENGER ARRIVAL CARD

Informationcollected on this formand during the arrival process is sought to administer Customs, Immigration,
Biosecurity,Border Security, Health, Wildlife, Police, Fine Enforcement, Justice, Benefits, Social Service, Electoral,
Inland Revenue,and Currency laws. The information is authorised by legislation and will be disclosed to agencies
administering and entitled to receive it under New Zealand law. This includes for purposes of data matching between
those agencies. Once collected, information may be used for statistical purposes by Statistics New Zealand.

This Arrival Card is a legal document false declarations can lead to penalties including
confiscation of goods, fines, prosecution, imprisonment, and deportation from New Zealand.
A separate Arrival Card must be completed for each passenger, including children.
Please answer in English and fill in BOTH sides.
Print in capital letters like this: NEW ZEALAND or mark answers like this:

Flight number/name of ship

Aircraft seat number

Overseas port where you boarded THIS aircraft/ship


Passport number
Nationality as shown on passport
Family name
Given or first names
Date of birth

day

month

year

Country of birth
Occupation or job
Full contact or residential
address in New Zealand
Email
Mobile/phone number
2a

Answer this section if you live in New Zealand. Otherwise go to 2b.


years
months
days

How long have you been


away from New Zealand?

Which country did you spend most time in while overseas?

What was the MAIN reason for your trip?

business

Which country will you mostly live in for the next 12 months?

education

other

New Zealand

other

Answer this section if you DO NOT live in New Zealand.


2b
years
months
How long do you intend
Permanently or
to stay in New Zealand?

days

If you are not staying permanently what is your MAIN reason for coming to New Zealand?
visiting friends/relatives

business

holiday/vacation

conference/convention

education

other

In which country did you last live for 12 months or more?


State, province or prefecture

Zip or postal code


Please turn over for more
questions and to sign

List the countries you have been in during the past 30 days:

Do you know the contents of your baggage?

WARNING: false declaration can incur $400 INSTANT FINE


Are you bringing into New Zealand:
Any food: cooked, uncooked, fresh, preserved, packaged or dried?
Animals or animal products: including meat, dairy products, fish, honey,
bee products, eggs, feathers, shells, raw wool, skins, bones or insects?
Plants or plant products: fruit, flowers, seeds, bulbs, wood, bark,
leaves, nuts, vegetables, parts of plants, fungi, cane, bamboo or
straw, including for religious offerings or medicinal use?
Other biosecurity risk items, including:
Animal medicines, biological cultures, organisms, soil or water?
Equipment used with animals, plants or water, including for
gardening, beekeeping, fishing, water sport or diving activities?
Items that have been used for outdoor activities, including any
footwear, tents, camping, hunting, hiking, golf or sports equipment?
In the past 30 days (while outside New Zealand) have you visited any
wilderness areas, had contact with animals (except domestic cats and
dogs) or visited properties that farm or process animals or plants?

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Are you bringing into New Zealand:


Prohibited or restricted goods: for example, medicines, weapons,
indecent publications, endangered species of flora or fauna,
illicit drugs, or drug paraphernalia?
Alcohol: more than 3 bottles of spirits (not exceeding 1.125 litres
each) and 4.5 litres of wine or beer?
Tobacco: more than 50 cigarettes or 50 grams of tobacco products
(including a mixture of cigarettes and other tobacco products)?
Goods obtained overseas and/or purchased duty-free in
New Zealand: with a total value of more than NZ$700 (including gifts)?
Goods carried for business or commercial use?
Goods carried on behalf of another person?
Cash: NZ$10,000 or more (or foreign equivalent), including travellers
cheques, bank drafts, money orders, etc?

Yes
Yes
Yes

No
No
No

Yes

No

Do you hold a current New Zealand passport, a residence class visa or


a returning residents visa? If yes go to 10

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Are you a New Zealand citizen using a foreign passport?


If yes go to 10
Do you hold an Australian passport, Australian Permanent Residence
Visa or Australian Resident Return Visa? If yes go to 9

All others.
You must leave New Zealand before expiry of your visa or face deportation.
Are you coming to New Zealand for medical treatment or consultation
or to give birth?

Yes

No

Select one I hold a temporary entry class visa (Tick yes if you currently
hold a visa, even if it is not attached as a label to your passport).

Yes

or I do not hold a visa and am applying for a visitor visa on arrival.

Yes

Have you ever been sentenced to 12 months or more in prison, or


been deported, removed or excluded from any country at any time?

Yes

No

10 I declare that the information I have given is true, correct, and complete.
Signature

Date

(parent or guardian must sign for children under the age of 18)
The Privacy Act 1993 provides rights of access to, and correction of, personal information. If you wish to exercise these rights please contactthe
New Zealand Customs Service on 0800 428 786 or Email: feedback@customs.govt.nz and/or Immigration New Zealand at PO Box 3705, Wellington.

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